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Alfa Aesar™ Potassium perchlorate, 99%

Brand:  Alfa Aesar™ A11296.0E

UNSPSC : 12141901

Code : NEW

Additional Details : CAS Number : 7778-74-7 Weight : 2.50000kg Transport : UN number : 1489 Chem class : 1 Pack group : II

Quantity 2500g

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Product Code. 11473674

  • £151.37 / 2500g


Estimated Shipment date
from Supplier 08-08-2017
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Specifications

Description

Applications
Potassium perchlorate is used in ammunition percussion caps, explosive primers, fireworks and propellants. It acts as a solid rocket propellant. It is also used as an oxidizer in colored pyrotechnic compositions and flash powder. It is used as an antithyroid and involved in the treatment of hyperthyroidism. The mixture of anthracene and sulfur with potassium perchlorate is used for generating black smoke signaling.

Solubility
Soluble in water. Slightly soluble in acetone. Insoluble in ethanol, ethyl acetate and ether.

Notes
Hygroscopic. Incompatible with strong reducing agents, powdered metals, strong acids and alcohols.
Description & Specifications

Chemical Identifiers

Potassium perchlorate
KClO4
MFCD00011362
14,7653
7778-74-7
138.55
UN1489

Specifications

138.55
Potassium perchlorate
301° to 304°C
7778-74-7
MFCD00011362
14,7653
2500g
KClO4
Odorless
99%
UN1489
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